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BJie Mother, Perishing in a Snow
"In tho year 1821, a Mrs. Blako per
islicd in a snow storm in tbo night time,
?while traveling over a spur of tho Grocn
Mountains in Vermont. She had an
infant with her, which way found alive
and well in tho morning, being carefully
wrapped in tho mother's clothing."
Tho cold winds?Bwopt tho mountain's
And pnthless-r^was tho dreary wild.
And, 'initlythe.cjieorlefls hours of night,
A mother wander'd?with her child :
As through the drifting snow she press'd,
Tho babe?was sleeping?on her breast.
And colder still tho windB did blow,
^:rAna'.aS5lie^hourB ?f night o&mo on,
Aud deeper grew the drifting snow:
Her liml)6?were chill'd, her strength
?was gone ; :
"Oh, God!" she oried, in acconts wild,
"If I must perish, save my child 1"
She itripp'd hor mantle from her breast,
And bured her bosom to the utorm,
And round tho child?she wrapp'd the vest?
And smiled-Mo think her bab"5 was warm.
With one cold kiss?one tear she shed,
And sunk?upon her snowy bed.
At dawn?a havclcr passed by,
And saw her?'ncatli a snowy vail;
Tho frost of dentli?was in Vcr eye,
Hor cheek was cold, and heard, and pale;
11c inoved the robe from off the child,
The babe look'd up?and sweetly smiled !
A new town in Texas has been named
A Drookficld woman ..is completely
unmanned.by the loss of her husbaud.
If thy enemy' wrong thee, buy caob
of bis children a drum.
u Orfhkosh'judge got four bars of |
ip f?r a marriag? fco. ?
A western, paper speaks of its con
temporal1)' as ''the Doouc organ of bot
Tho man who went to sleep on a rui 1
KWBFmtP ... ._
road traek, found bis rest was a good
deal broken?aud his leg too.
A country editor advises Qucon Isa
bclla to advertise il she ! wishes to find
the throuc .she logt.somc times.ago.
New apples are one dollar and ten
cents a quart. Ten cents for the apples
and a dollar; for a doctor.
Republicans, be not deceived by
those who use the mine for policy's
. ...mA Stark county, 111,, woman commit
tcd^suicidc the other day because no
any had visited her vicinity
WAV lUviw vii
"Arc there any fools iu this town,"
asked a stranger of a newsboy yesterday.
"I don't know," replied tho boy; "arc
iw, of Davenport, la.,
years in one family be
lore asking for a cent of pay. Ncedu,t
write for hWif^ho'p dead.' .?-?
Foolish fathers who send boys int?
tho country with fowling piecos and
pistols aro tho best friends the under
takers have during vacation season.
zatg*rA m ^an -D'c??- Qal.-| tho other
day brought iu a verdict of not guilty,
with a request to the defendant to re
A 'Brooklyn Dorcas Society fines
gossips one dollar for each offense. The
proceeds will bo used to pay the nation
'Change cars 1' i.<, what a city boot
black said to a countryman, tho other
day, when he had finished blacking
ono of his brogans.
Said a justice to an obstreperous pris
oner, on tho day of his trial, 'We want
nothing of you but silence, and d?d lit
tic of that.'
vpsee*??**? ?? - -
"Patrick you arc a fool, what makes
you steal alter that rabbit, when your
no lock on ?" "Hush ! bush !
ling, the rabbit don't know
A westcru moralist seasonably re
marks that it is painful to hear an un
godly man say, 'It's as hot as ginger,'
whon you know that ho doesn't mean
It is too bad jhaj. tho Mayor of Grass
Oily, Kansas, .'s dead, for tho local
paper says that "if he hadn't but ono
chew of tobacco he'd divide it with a
A red nosed gentleman asked a wit
whether he leliovcd in spirits. "Ay,
hir," replied ho, looking him full in the
face, "I sec too much evidenco before
me to doubt it," *
Success in lifo is very apt to make us
forget tho timo when we were not nvtch.
It is jnst so* with a frog on a jump; he
can't remember when he was a tadpole,
but other folks can'.
"O Lord," pftved a Methodist min
ister, "keep m6 h'ur..,. } and poor !" "0
Lord, if Thou wilt ?feep him humble "
said the deacon ^wfao next prayed, "wo
will S<?c to it that he In k"pt poir !"
JUST IN AT
J. Wallace Cannons
LIQUORS, CIGARS, TOBACCO, |
akd " $ -
CANNED GOODS, CANDIES, ?
All of the above goods nro offered at
PRICES to suit tho present light times,
jnu ol 1871
F. G. GREGORY
IIASOPANED a SHOP at Riga's Old Brick
Store for the purpose of Repairing Watches
and Clocks.- His work is gunvuntccd to
give satisfaction or no pay required. He
will bo glad to servo his old customers and
tho public generally. Prices moderate,
may 2 * 8m 1871
Dr. J. Gr. Wannamaker & Co.,
Respectfully call the public's attention to
FIRST CLASS DRUG STORE,
on Russell Street, next door to McMastcr's
Brick Building, where can be found a well
selected stock of MEDICINES, PAINTS,
OILS. SOAPS and Fancy Toilet Articles.
A kind and generous patronage is earn
estly solicit od.
Dr. J. G. WANN AM A K EE <fc CO.
Notice is hereby given that in three
months from dato, the Hoard of County
Commissioners will 'appoint Special Com
missioners to Lay Out and Open a Public
Road, leading from Howe's Pump to Howe's
Bridge, known as the Swamp Road, running
through the lands.of M Robinson, Dempsey,
W C Reeves and William Ash, unless ill the
meantime cause be shown to the contrary.
Hy order of the Hoard.
Clerk County Commisfionors.
Comity Commissioner's OiHcc, May -Ith,
A NEW Ii AW FI KM.
HUMBERT & FORDHAM,
ATTORNEYS AND COUNSELLORS
A T Ii A W .
OFFICE COURT HOUSE,
OJlAN.GL'JJ UJiG, S C
mar Id , . ( . tf
The Undersigned has opened nn OFFICE
for the SALE of LAND.
Persons having REAL ESTATE td dis
iposc of will do well to register the same
LARGE FARMS subdivided and sold in
cither LARGE or SMALL parcels.
GOOD FARMS for sale ut from $2 to $5
per acre, on easy terms.
AUGUSTUS B. KNOW ETON,
Oiangcburg C. 11., S. C.
nov 15 f
If you want WORK. DOSE
in House and Carriage I'aint
iiifir go to
J. A. WILLIAMS.
Experience 2<1; years. Resi
dence on Market Street.
Jan 17 187 1 13
A GOOD PLANTATION in Middle Town
ship, 400 acres. Finely SETTLED. House
and Outbuildings all new. All under Good
Fence. Plenty of Fruit Trees. Price
$2000?half cash. A BARGAIN.
Also 180AOrc| in same township. Saw Mill
House, Gin and Grist-Mill. Never Failing
Stream. Good for 300 bushels toll Corn and
6 to 8 bales toll Cotton per year. ?S00?
Also fiOO acres in Charleston County, $:*?
Also 300 acres in this county. Pine land,
well watered, $2 per acre. Apply to
A. If. KNOWLTON,
Orangeburg C. II., S. C.
mar 14 tf
AUGUSTUS B. KNOWLTON
ATTORNEY AND COUNSELLOR
O K A N G E Ii U R G, S. ??
july 8 tf
Brick! Brick!! Brick!!!
TAYLOR & JOHNSON,
COLUMBI A_, S. C.
Aro prepared to furnish FIRST CLASS
BRICK in any qunnlity nt the LOWEST
MARKET RATES. Orders solicited.
Joseph Taylor. Henry n. Johnson
may 23 tf
GOOD GARDENS (o bo had
by buying your Garden Seeds
and Onion Sets from
who gets all his Seeds from the
Celebrated firm of 1>. I,an
drelh A Son.
N. R.?Members of Granges
will be supplied at Grange
jail 10 4t
1 If you have More Ltintl than
you can PAY TAXES on, Register it for
sale ?t iltc LAND OFFICE of
'AUG. B. KNOWLTON.
HAS AN ENDLESS STOCK OF
DRY GOODS, NOTIONS, BOOTS,
SHOES, HATS and GROCE
Which ho is cflcriug at "I
CHARLESTON COST PRICE
have received a LARGE ASSORTMENT of
LADIES' DRESS GOODS
Besides a LARGE and VARIED STOCK of other
Too numerous to monlion. AR of the above win he sold at PRICKS to suit lhc3c pros si n
times. Call and examine. No trouble to exhibit goods.
Is now RECEIVING one of the LARGE
T and REST SELECTED STOCKS of
BOOTS ? SHOES, EAT!
Crockery, Glass, Wood and Willow
W A Ii E.
Also a NICE SELECTION of
Which, having been bought with an eye to the HARD TIMES will be SOLD LOW DOWN
FULL VALUE for the MONEY guarantied, and an early inspection respectfully
solicited. No charge for showing goods. Respectfully yours,
GEO. H. CORNELSON.
The Copartnership of J. W. PATRICK &
CO., have this day been dissolved by mutu
al consent . All indebted to tho firm will
make prompt payment to J. V?'. Patrick.
J. W. PATRICK,
The'AIICTION and COMMISSION BUSI
NESS will be carried on bvthc undersigned
at the Old Stand.
. * [J. W. PATRICK.
A SPECIALITY OF
BACON, FLOUR, HAMS & SUGAR,
Also on baud a full STOCK of
FANCY i GROCERIES.
Just recoivc.l a fresh lot-of CHOICE CANDIES, FANCY CRACKERS, LEMON
SUGAR, LEMON SYRUP, CANNED STRAWBERRIES, PEACHES, &o.
J. 8. ALBER60TTI,
CORNER RTJSSELL-STEET AND RAIL ROAD AVENUE.
F. H. W.
HAS RT^StVED A PULL STJj:C OF
Which he is Ottering at
1 TO ALL !
Wo would have Consumers of RICK to know that our MILL is abjut i.
that we CAN and do GUARANTEE to SELL CLHAX RICK
Below the Charleston Market Price
At our MILL. ?
Persona desiring it we will furnish them RICE weekly at their doom in any quantity,
or at the .MILL evory day. Wc nlso keep a full supply of FRESH GROUND
meal aistd grist
On hand, BOLTED and UNBOLTED, on the MOST REASONABLE TERMS.
HI?E j^I.OTJLl FOR stock
With CHEAP GRADES of HORSE and COW FOOD. -
OAK A_jSTI:> PINTS wood
SAWED any LENGTH desired, and d<dived to any part of the Town for the SMALL SUM
of $8.2/1 per Cord. Send along your Orders. Wc uro always ready to Tdl them without
STRAUS & STREET.
Do you want the BEST
You ever SAW ? l>o you want the IJEST
Lard, Mackerel, Salmon, Sardines, Tickled or Fresh fjyster?,
SugzirTJuroii Hams, Fritted Ham. Crackers, Sugar,
Coffee, Chewing or Smoking Tohacco, Segars,
I0OTS OE SHOES
B O VDS
At the Sign of tho COLD HOOT.
'E<0 Sr %
? O I
y. S \
AUGUSTUS FISCHER, Agt.'
HAS JUST RECEIVED AT THE
ENTERPRISE GROCERY STORE
A full supply of FRESH FAMILY GROCERIES, and is ofTering thorn
VERY LOW lor the Cash.
THE ENTERPRISE SALOON
Will he found a full Stock of CHOICE LIQUORS of tho best brands, and
a large supply of tho REST HITTERS that am made.
SEGARS and TOHACCO of tho best grades. All in need of fho above
goods will bo dealt with right by calling on
AUGUSTUS FISCHER, Agt.
R?SSELL-STREET, ORANGEBURG, S. 0.
Tho Subscriber takes great plcasuro in announcing to his FRIENDS and tho COM
MUNITY that he has OPENED n FIRST-CLASS HOTEL, at tho Largo Reaidouoourccont
ly occupied by Mr. Hano Wannamakor. Comfortable Accommodations, a Bo ntcous
Table and Courtcus Attention aro Guaranteed.
jan 18-3m J. W.II. D?KES.